The National Book Awards now accept submissions by authors who are not US citizens ‘to celebrate the widest possible array of voices.’
The US National Book Awards’ ceremony in New York City concludes with an earnest, respectful appeal for a ‘humanitarian cease-fire’ in Gaza.
David Steinberger will lead the 74th National Book Awards again, and is a key speaker in January’s NYU Advanced Publishing Institute.
Twenty-five writers now are shortlisted, five in each of the five categories of the 74th National Book Awards competition.
Three of the 10 books in the US National Book Awards’ 2023 longlist in Poetry come from university presses.
Three authors previously honored in the National Book Awards’ programs are among the 10 longlisted fiction titles for 2023.
A majority of newcomers: Nine of the 10 longlisted nonfiction authors in 2023 are getting National Book Award attention for the first time.
Established in 2018, the US National Book Awards’ newest category, Translated Literature, this year drew 154 submissions.
The books on the Young People’s Literature longlist are the first cohort of five categories named this week by the US National Book Awards.
The former US poet laureate, Rita Dove is the National Book Foundation’s 2023 Distinguished Contribution medal winner.